Intracapsular tonsillectomy: My surgical approach (JOHN P. BENT, MD)

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This chapter highlights the differences between my approach to intracapsular tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (ITA) relative to what Dr. April described in Chapter 2.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric Tonsillectomy
Subtitle of host publicationIntracapsular Versus Extracapsular Techniques (DVD Included)
PublisherNova Science Publishers, Inc.
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9781536122534
ISBN (Print)9781536127065
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2017



  • Intracapsular tonsillectomy
  • Partial tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillotomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Bent, J. P. (2017). Intracapsular tonsillectomy: My surgical approach (JOHN P. BENT, MD). In Pediatric Tonsillectomy: Intracapsular Versus Extracapsular Techniques (DVD Included) (pp. 37-46). Nova Science Publishers, Inc..